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FileHippo.com Update Checker - FileHippo.com

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Fast downloads of the latest free software!
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5 Windows 7 Features You Didn’t Know Existed

5 Windows 7 Features You Didn’t Know Existed | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Windows XP may be gone, but all is not lost. Windows 7 may replace it as the legacy Windows OS of choice, especially considering the little-known features hidden away in Windows 7 that may make you realize just how much you love the OS. Hidden features you say? Absolutely. They include keyboard shortcuts, secret tricks and…
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The Ultimate “Should I Use Linux?” Checklist

The Ultimate “Should I Use Linux?” Checklist | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
You may have heard from a handful of people around the Web (myself included) that you should try to switch to Linux if you can, especially if you're still lingering on Windows XP. But deciding whether switching to Linux isn't so easy, because Linux isn't perfect and sadly not for everyone -- although we'd like…
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The “Tech Support” Scammers Called HTG (So We Had Fun with Them)

The “Tech Support” Scammers Called HTG (So We Had Fun with Them) | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
The caller said “I’m calling you from Windows tech support.” The fake tech support scammers made the mistake of calling us today and we played along to learn their tricks just for fun. Here’s what happened.
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10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Internet

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Internet | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Ask anyone what they know about the Internet today. It's where they go to watch stuff online? It's used for stalk people on Facebook? It's used to download porn?
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Reboot Restore Rx: Restore Windows computer every time you restart

Reboot Restore Rx: Restore Windows computer every time you restart | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Reboot Restore Rx is a freeware that will restore your Windows computer every time you restart or reboot your system. Useful for public computers, Internet Cafes, etc.
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Old versions of Windows, Mac and Linux Software, Apps & Abandonware Games - Download at OldVersion.com

Old versions of Windows, Mac and Linux Software, Apps & Abandonware Games - Download at OldVersion.com | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
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6 Tips For Creating An Unbreakable Password That You Can Remember

6 Tips For Creating An Unbreakable Password That You Can Remember | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
You can lock every door and window of your house, but if you use a skeleton key the odds are pretty good someone is probably going to end up robbing you blind. The same is true of your passwords.
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Harvard’s Free Computer Science Course Teaches You to Code in 12 Weeks

Harvard’s Free Computer Science Course Teaches You to Code in 12 Weeks | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
At the beginning of last year, we wrote about CS50, Harvard’s Introductory Computer Science course, taught by Professor David Malan. Today, we bring you the updated version of the class, filmed throughout the past semester at Harvard. Why revisit an updated version of the same class a year later?
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Definitely deleted: How to guarantee your data is truly gone before recycling old PCs and drives

Definitely deleted: How to guarantee your data is truly gone before recycling old PCs and drives | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Hitting 'delete' is just the beginning. Depending on the type of storage and the sensitivity of the information, there are other things you need to do to make sure your deleted files are gone for good.
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Learn to Code: The Full Beginner's Guide

Learn to Code: The Full Beginner's Guide | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
If you've been looking to learn how to code, we can help you get started. Here are 4.5 lessons on the basics and extra resources to keep you going.
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How To Get The Best Features Of Mac, Linux & Co On Windows

How To Get The Best Features Of Mac, Linux & Co On Windows | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Do you suffer from operating system envy? I know I do. While I'm mainly a Windows user, I can appreciate a lot of the features available on Mac and Linux.
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Why Your Router Is A Security Risk & How To Fix It

Why Your Router Is A Security Risk & How To Fix It | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
The introduction of the home router was a great advancement in security for many owners. Before routers, most PC users relied only on a software firewall or, more often than not, ran no firewall at all. Routers with built-in firewalls have generally been a very good thing. An item that provides safety can also lead…
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Tweepi :: manage your Twitter account

Tweepi :: manage your Twitter account | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Tweepi Twitter Follow Management Utility is a set of Twitter tools to add, follow and unfollow tweeps in bulk
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7 Extensions Firefox Users Love That No Other Browser Has

7 Extensions Firefox Users Love That No Other Browser Has | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
The browser war is still going strong. What makes one better than the other? Speed? Memory usage? Built-in features? The only real answer is "personal preference" and, as it turns out, browser extensions make up a big part of those preferences.
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Lifehacker Pack for Windows: Our List of the Best Windows Apps

Lifehacker Pack for Windows: Our List of the Best Windows Apps | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Finding the right Windows app for your needs among the hoards of options can be tough. In our fourth annual Lifeahcker Pack for Windows, we're highlighting the must-have apps for every occasion.
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The 101 Best IFTTT Recipes

The 101 Best IFTTT Recipes | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
You can use "if this, then that" to automate activities across the Web. Here are some of our favorite recipes.
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Teleporter

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You've been teleported...but where are you? A tool for the creative classroom.

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Free Video Editor: video editing like Virtual Dub (VirtualDub)

Free Video Editor: video editing like Virtual Dub (VirtualDub) | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Free Video Editor: edit MPEG video, lossless MPEG video editing: cut, split, delete scenes. Like Virtual Dub from virtualdub.org.
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One VPN To Rule Them All!

One VPN To Rule Them All! | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
If you want to anonymize your traffic, one of the cheapest option is to set up your own VPN. Learn how.
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Plugin Visualizes Your Entire Browser History

Plugin Visualizes Your Entire Browser History | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Iconic History reduces your Chrome history to a stream of icons.
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40+ Useful Online Generators For Web Designers - noupe

40+ Useful Online Generators For Web Designers - noupe | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Generators can be a great way to save time in your web design projects. High-quality generators can create graphics or code or even layouts in a matter of
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Access Any Website Or Forum Without Registering

Access Any Website Or Forum Without Registering | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Visit any forum or website to find something useful and they will ask you to register. Every time a forum asks me to register, I simply close the site. You
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gwynethjones's curator insight, June 1, 6:37 AM

Very slick - but it seems like a lot of work. Also, it doesn't say HOW you use it when you get there - at the site.

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QR Code Generator – create QR codes for free (Logo, T-Shirt, vCard, EPS)

QR Code Generator – create QR codes for free (Logo, T-Shirt, vCard, EPS) | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Free for everyone (commercial and print usage allowed). QR codes on business cards, T-Shirts, mugs and more! Logo QR code possible.
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Metropolitan Museum Initiative Provides Free Access to 400,000 Digital Images | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

New Web Program Allows Free Image Download for Non-Commercial Use
(New York, May 16, 2014)—Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that more than 400,000 high-resolution digital images of public domain works

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Yet Another Password Meter - Test Your Passwords

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